71 Total Quotes

Injustice Quotes

Harry S. Truman, ,
Experience has shown how deeply the seeds of war are planted by economic rivalry and social injustice.
Harry S. Truman, ,
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When faced with structural injustice, especially in the form of oppressive military occupations, I have a tendency get a little worked up. So I was interested in learning more about the complicated conflict and decided I would lend some of my time and energy to do so.
Adam Beach
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Plato
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
Plato
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I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever.
Thomas Jefferson
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John Adams
That the desires of the majority of the people are often for injustice and inhumanity against the minority, is demonstrated by every page of the history of the whole world
John Adams
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Frederick Douglass
Find out just what people will submit to, and you have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them; and these will continue until they are resisted with either words or blows, or both. The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.
Frederick Douglass
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Since when do we have to agree with people to defend them from injustice?
Lillian Hellman
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Frederick Douglass
Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them.
Frederick Douglass
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Your democratically elected governments continuously perpetuate injustice against my people all over the world, and your support of them makes you directly responsible, just as I am directly responsible for protecting and avenging my Muslim brothers and sisters.
Mohammad Khan
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Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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I've always called it a rebellion. People were rebelling against injustice. They demanded to be heard, and from that a lot of people started to listen.
Angela Leisure
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We feel an injustice is happening,
George Ishak
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Elie Wiesel
There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.
Elie Wiesel
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The individual cases of injustice put a human face on the systemic and structural lack of protection for people's rights.
Sharon Hom
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You mean 'Injustice Sunday II', ... is using religion to alienate people rather than to bring people together. It has more to do with politics than with theology. I'm disappointed that clergy would be leading such a divisive call.
Timothy McDonald
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It's time to realize that one cannot combat one injustice by invoking and using another injustice,
Sergey Lavrov
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It's a great humanitarian injustice. Their families are here and they've been here. It's long past time for them to be reunited.
Jeff Cohen
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Albert Camus
Children will still die unjustly even in a perfect society. Even by his greatest effort, man can only propose to diminish, arithmetically, the sufferings of the world.
Albert Camus
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Injustice is relatively easy to bear; what stings is justice
H.L. Mencken,
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John Mill
As long as justice and injustice have not terminated their ever renewing fight for ascendancy in the affairs of mankind, human beings must be willing, when need is, to do battle for the one against the other.
John Mill
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Justice belongs to those who claim it, but let the claimant beware lest he create new injustice by his claim and thus set the bloody pendulum of revenge into its inexorable motion
Frank Herbert
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William Feather
Every social injustice is not only cruel, but it is economic waste
William Feather
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It's a total injustice. Things like that happen in life.
LaVar Arrington
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You cannot raise the standard against oppression, or leap into the breach to relieve injustice, and still keep an open mind to every disconcerting fact, or an open ear to the cold voice of doubt.
Learned Hand
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Poverty, the racial divide and social injustice do not impact only those who suffer most visibly. Alleviating poverty and injustice is a responsibility we must never forget or abandon.
Marc Morial
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I have come to believe that the one thing people cannot bear is a sense of injustice. Poverty, cold, even hunger, are more bearable than injustice.
Millicent Fenwick
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Poverty is restriction and as such, it is the greatest injustice you can perpetrate upon yourself.
Stuart Wilde
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Obscene richness in the light of extreme poverty is a grave injustice.
Hanno Langenhoven
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Something in my gut reacted at the moment. Something about what? The unfairness of it? The injustice of it? I don't know.
Mark Reese
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Lyndon Johnson
The vote is the most powerful instrument ever devised by man for breaking down injustice and destroying the terrible walls which imprison men because they are different from other men.
Lyndon Johnson
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